This resource contains Science Concepts that are directly linked to the content descriptors and achievement standard of the Year 5 Australian Curriculum for Science.
The Earth is part of a system of planets orbiting around a star (the sun)
• identifying the planets of the solar system and comparing how long they take to orbit the sun
• modelling the relative size of and distance between Earth, other planets in the solar system and the sun
• recognising the role of the sun as a provider of energy for the Earth